Why is Flossing so Important? At Manhattan Dental, my staff and I are constantly reminding our patients to include flossing in their daily routines. Flossing plays a huge role in the health of your teeth, especially when it comes to gum disease, which is the number one reason why people lose their teeth.
Conscious Sedation and Pain-Free Dentistry If just the thought of sitting in the dentist’s chair makes you tense or nervous, you are not alone. Fortunately, one of the simplest solutions to conquer pain and anxiety is Nitrous Oxide or “Laughing Gas.” Nitrous Oxide is one of the mildest forms of Sedation Dentistry.
The Importance of Finding a Good Dentist Finding a new dentist can be a daunting task! You will probably have more contact with your dentist over the course of a lifetime than any other health care professional. That is because most dental visits are geared towards disease prevention rather than treatment. That is one of the primary reasons we call what we do "Relationship Based Dentistry."
The Oral Health - Wellness Connection While many of us assume that oral health and overall wellness are vaguely connected, current research shows that they are inextricably linked.
The Power of a Smile Never underestimate the power of a smile! A thirty-year longitudinal study based on high school yearbook pictures found that the width of one's smile is directly correlated with well-being, financial success, marital satisfaction, and life expectancy.
He Snores...She Snores...Your Dentist Can Help! 14 December 2015: Feeling sleep deprived? Have you been losing sleep because your loved one is keeping you awake with their snoring? Have you ever had to leave the bedroom or banish your spouse to the couch or another room? Dr. Donald Burger is here to help!
Manhattan Dental’s Top Tips for a Healthy Mouth this Halloween 29 October 2015: At Manhattan Dental, Dr. Burger and staff believe that consistent oral health care is crucial for a healthy mouth, but let’s be realistic: come October 31st, all of us will be indulging in a few sweet treats here and there. We’re here to show you how to have your fun and still keep your teeth in pristine shape at the same time.